Train Stations

11 carriages engulfed in flames at Cape Town station

CAPE TOWN – Eleven Metrorail carriages have been engulfed in a fire at the Cape Town station in the Cape Town CBD this afternoon.<p>While details are …

Cape Town

For sale: Hidden gem in walking distance of Malton

Norton Manor, Norton<p>Price: £765,000<p>www.savills.co.uk<p>This enchanting Georgian house is a hidden gem set in half an acre of walled gardens. The …

Dining Rooms

Late-night raid saves a big 19th century keepsake

In 1970, the days were numbered for Acworth’s old train depot. The Louisville & Nashville Railroad had sold it for $50 on the condition that it be …

City Halls

Renovations Continue On Stone Avenue Train Station

The ​project is intended to improve connectivity and accessibility near and to the Stone Avenue Station.<p>LA GRANGE, IL — The next phase of the Stone …

Commuting

New look Ainsdale Station opens - four months later than planned

Ainsdale train station has finally reopened - four months later than planned.<p>The station in Southport was opened earlier today and now includes a …

England

The assault-style rifle this boy is pointing in a train station is a toy, NJ Transit says

An NJ Transit rider posted the picture on TwitterNJ Transit is investigating an incident in which a boy was spotted brandishing a toy rifle at the …

New Jersey

Detroit, Five Years After Bankruptcy

Five years ago this week, news reports blared about Detroit’s descent into bankruptcy. As the city filed at that time, many viewed it as perhaps the final nail in the city’s coffin, the last step in the demise of a once great American city. The New York Times said it well:<p><i>“The decision, confirmed</i> …

Urban Design

Hydes, in plain sight

When Roy Wagner of Glen Arm took his camera to the auction of Sewell’s General Store in Hydes fifty years ago, he had no idea that his photographs …

Trains

Audience members being kept in the dark about venue

The right-wing commentator from Canada has already hit the streets of Melbourne to try and stir up controversy, although her efforts to generate …

Australian News

Inside the charming holiday cottage in Snowdonia which comes with its very own train station

Usually when you get the train to a holiday destination, you still need to drive or walk to your holiday cottage.<p>However, guests staying at the cosy …

Living Rooms

Victim snaps photos of men she says attacked, robbed her at train station

Two men are accused of robbing a 60-year-old woman at a commuter rail station, Norwood police said.<p>Police said Naeem Miles, 21, of Boston, and …

Crime

Nigeria: Lagos-Ibadan Rail - Govt Relocates Abeokuta Train Station

Rail infrastructure.<p>Lagos — The Abeokuta train station, for the proposed Lagos/Abeokuta rail project, earlier scheduled to be located at the Trade …

Africa

Fine for man who abused staff and resisted police at Belfast train station

A railway passenger who verbally abused staff at a Belfast train station has been fined £200.<p>Sheldon Donaldson also resisted police attempts to put …

Sociology

Dixon’s big dreams have a history of falling short. Will anti-gay column hurt city’s future?

Before Dixon Vice Mayor Ted Hickman set off an uproar last month with a homophobic column in the local newspaper, the biggest thing brewing in the …

Chamber of Commerce

Pernod Ricard creates 'world's first' train station micro-vineyard

Brancott Estate Wines, the Pernod Ricard brand, has created what it claims to be the world's first train station micro-vineyard.<p>To continue reading …

Advertising (UK)

Woman Attacked, Robbed At Norwood Train Station

NORWOOD (CBS) – A woman was beaten and robbed at the MBTA station in Norwood. The victim says the two attackers, who are now under arrest, threatened …

Crime

65-Foot-Tall Hand-Crocheted Tree “Grows” Inside Zurich’s Central Train Station

Brazilian conceptual artist Ernesto Neto is renowned for filling public spaces with large-scale, immersive installations that blur the boundaries between the artwork and viewer. For his latest work—created in collaboration with the Fondation Beyeler—Neto created <i>GaiaMotherTree</i>, a giant, 65-foot …

Art

A buffet of goodies at Winter Park Farmers’ Market

Every Saturday morning, hundreds of shoppers descend on the Winter Park Farmers’ Market, looking for the best in produce, plants, baked goods and …

New England

Claiborne Opening Broodmare Division for Special Tours

Visit Horse Country announced two new experiences offered by member Claiborne Farm. A 5K benefitting thoroughbred aftercare organization Second …

Horses

Ceremony to mark start on new North Carolina train station

A groundbreaking ceremony will mark the return of passenger train service to the downtown of a North Carolina city, although the trains won't …

Trains

NJ Transit, Amtrak trains delayed by gas leak near station

Commuters may still face up to a 45-minute delay on both the NJ Coastline and North East Corridor lines.NJ Transit and Amtrak trains face extensive …

Trains

Is your train station accessible? We want to hear from you

We're launching a project mapping inaccessibility across Australia's train network but we need your help to do it.<p>If you're a wheelchair user or care …

Personal Information

Check out this massive fabric tree installed in the middle of a train station

Zurich's Main Station is currently home to an enormous public artwork: GaiaMotherTree, a huge knotted fabric tree with intimate space underneath …

Culture

CCTV appeal after stolen bank cards used at Hamilton Square train station

POLICE have released CCTV images of two people they'd like to speak to after stolen bank cards were used at Hamilton Square train station.<p>At around …

Wirral

Ford plans 2 new parking decks for Corktown

Hundreds of people attended a meeting held by the city of Detroit on Monday to discuss Ford's plans for a 1.2 million-square-foot campus in Corktown

Detroit

Meet the Concierge at Mandarin Oriental, Atlanta

Stay cool this summer with tips from Concierge Jim Ledford at Mandarin Oriental Atlanta.<p><b>Where would you recommend going for a cool summer …

Travel

The Story Behind the Image: A Train Depot Becomes the Perfect Spot for an Intense Portrait

Aspiring model Bryan Stacks (Instagram: @bryan.stacks) had previously worked with photographer Natasha Rawls, so when he suggested doing another …

Photography

All aboard: Developers are betting millions on new Fort Worth to DFW Airport commuter rail line

The first trains won't start rolling with passengers until early next year on Tarrant County's new TexRail.<p>But real estate developers are already at …

Business

Dewsbury Train Station Binaural Train Platform Pass-By Right To Left

Train Stations

Malaysia's new light rail project to proceed at nearly half the cost: Finance minister

KUALA LUMPUR: Malaysia's Light Rail Transit 3 (LRT 3) project will proceed at RM16.6 billion (US$4 billion), which is nearly half the earlier …

Asia